CVE-2007-6595

NameCVE-2007-6595
DescriptionClamAV 0.92 allows local users to overwrite arbitrary files via a symlink attack on (1) temporary files used by the cli_gentempfd function in libclamav/others.c or on (2) .ascii files used by sigtool, when utf16-decode is enabled.
SourceCVE (at NVD; LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1497-1
NVD severitylow (attack range: local)
Debian Bugs458532

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
clamav (PTS)wheezy0.99+dfsg-0+deb7u2fixed
jessie0.99+dfsg-0+deb8u2fixed
stretch, sid0.99.1+dfsg-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
clamavsource(unstable)0.92.1~dfsg-1low458532
clamavsourceetch0.90.1dfsg-3etch10lowDSA-1497-1

Notes

[etch] - clamav <not-affected> (Minor issue, first issue doesn't apply)
[sarge] - clamav <no-dsa> (Security Support has stopped)

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